Chatsworth Wins Visitor Attraction in UK

Visit England ( www.visitengland.org ) has named Chatsworth as the fastest growing attraction in 2010. As the overall level of number of visitors to UK attractions has fallen a little, Chatsworth has increased 9.7%!

Chatsworth is the home of the Duke of Devonshire and boasts one of the country’s finest stately homes, an incredible park covering 1.000 acres – plus loads of regular and one-off events. Visitors enjoy many regular attractions, such as:

  • Chatsworth House
  • Garden
  • Farmyard
  • Adventure playground
  • Shops
  • Restaurants
  • Award winning Farm shop,

Other attractions include the annual Southeby’s “Beyond Limits” sculpture auction/exhibition where top internation artists’ work is placed around the park and gardens.

Did you know?

  • Chatsworth won Gold in the Enjoy England Awards for Excellence 2011 ‘Large Visitor Attraction’ category organised by Visit England, the national tourism body.
  • Chatsworth is a member of the Treasure Houses of England, 10 of the most magnificent palaces, stately homes and castles in England.
  • Chatsworth is 16 miles from the MI, 10 miles east of Chesterfield, and 8 miles north of Matlock, in the heart of Derbyshire’s Peak District National Park and is well served by transport links throughout the UK.